October 13, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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Mason meets with fire chief

BUCKEYE LAKE – Hebron Mayor Clifford Mason, who is professional fire chief and a member of Buckeye Lake Mayor Rick Baker’s committee to assess and advise the Buckeye Lake Fire Department, said he met with Buckeye Lake Fire Chief Pete Lein More...

Band boosters get help from Lakewood Board

HEBRON – Lakewood School Board members have agreed to help the band boosters with band transportation expenses to the tune of roughly $5,300 after providing help to the athletic boosters for transportation expenses. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. The grounds are open from dawn to dusk. The Visitors Center is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and from 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays and holidays. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of October 15. Glenford/Somerset/Thornville Elementary Monday: Grilled chicken on WG bun, sweet potato puffs, and choice of fruit. Tuesday: Toasted cheese, chili soup or vegetable choice, and choice of fruit. More...

Police Report

Police reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. Baltimore More...

Village owns half the property township sold

THORNVILLE – After the sale of the former Thorn Township Fire Department building, Thornville officials discovered that the village owns half the property the building sits upon. More...

Editorials & Letters

The Case for a New President: $2,000 Middle Class Tax Hike Lie

‘Lie’ and ‘lying’ are very strong words. We use them very reluctantly. More...

Election Letters

Letters from lake-area residents about candidates and issues on the Nov. 6 ballot are welcome. However, we are strictly enforcing our normally suggested 250-word limit for election letters. Election letters longer than 250 words WILL BE CUT! More...

Many can’t afford police income tax

Editor: I would like to respond to the letter “Mayor asks voters to support police levy” in the Beacon dated September 29. More...

Obituaries

Stephen P. Hall

Stephen P. Hall, age 77 of Millersport, passed away October 2, 2012, at Fairfield Medical Center. Stephen was born April 21, 1935, in Zanesville, to the late Herbert and Margaret Hall. More...

Geraldine Wells Martin

A funeral service, for Geraldine Wells Martin, 92, of Hebron, will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 11, 2012, at the Hoskinson Funeral Home in Kirkersville, with the Reverend Steve Merold officiating. More...

Max Edward McCandlish

Private arrangements have been made for Max Edward Mc- Candlish, 71, of Thornville, Ohio. Max died October 6, 2012. He was born in Springfield, on June 27, 1941, to the late Albanis and Helen Ann (Landrum) McCandlish, who preceded him in death. More...